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NBA Finals 2017: 5 reasons the Warriors repeat as champions

Cleveland stormed back from a 3-1 series deficit to win last year's finals against Golden State after the Warriors knocked off the Cavaliers in the 20...


Photos of NBA championship coach Steve Kerr through the years

Officers say revelers threw rocks and bottles at them, though no serious injuries were reported . Golden State went 67-15 this season in locking up the t...


The first real midweek team selected

While Munster half-back Murray admitted the Lions were delighted to set their tour on track after the 22-16 loss to the Blues, he insisted Warren Gatland's ...


Never Played For A Super Team? Twitter Roasts LeBron's Post Game Comment

The teams he joined were comparable to "superteams", with three star players banning together with a set aspiration of a title run - similar to what Ray Allen, ...


Warriors defeat Cavaliers to win second National Basketball Association title in three seasons

The Warriors , who beat Cleveland in the 2015 NBA Finals only to lose to them past year after squandering a 3-1 series lead, went a record-setting 15-1 in th...


Warriors fans celebrate National Basketball Association title with rowdy street party

Durant and Curry combined for 38 points, one fewer than Durant himself would score in the clinching game of the NBA Finals . Like Kevin Durant , LeBron Jam...


Hot Anderson pitches Brewers past Mets

Met couldn't have flipped his middle finger because the costume only has four fingers. The bad breaks of the game, that is what continues to be a theme of th...


Twins select high school SS Royce Lewis for 1st pick in draft

The Minnesota Twins selected shortstop Royce Lewis with the first overall pick in the MLB Draft . His advanced feel and athleticism give hope to his changeu...


Will the Golden State Warriors visit the White House?

The 2017 National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors pushed back against reports Tuesday that they had decided not to visit President Dona...


Eighty Killed, Hundreds Wounded in Horrific Kabul Bombing

The incident took place after a suicide bomber detonated an explosive device near a military camp. Amnesty International called the attack "a horrific act of ...


Incredible stats behind Nadal's 10th French Open

Then he switched on the afterburners, taking Wawrinka out of the equation, and minutes later the Swiss wafted a forehand long to hand Nadal a second break of se...


England set to axe Roy for semi-final

Morgan also had some words of comfort for Roy, with the belief that the group of players he now has will take the team towards the 2019 World Cup. With an abl...


Nadal cruises into French Open quarters in style

After completing a career Grand Slam past year, defeating Andy Murray in the final, Djokovic is now looking to become the first man in the Open Era and ju...


Golden State Warriors' MVP Kevin Durant adds an important title: champion

Wanda went back to those comments, though, and pointed out how when LeBron James went to Miami, it had the same effect on the league . "I remember the firs...


LeBron James is watching the WNBA, just like the rest of us

The IOC announced on Friday that 3-on-3 basketball would be a part of the 2020 summer Olympics in Tokyo . You see in these other sports where they go compete i...


Messi, Neymar and Barcelona congratulate NBA champions Warriors

The Cavs fought until the end. During the meeting, the man whose words resonated the most came not from the mouth of a player, but of GM Bob Myers. "We were...


5 key takeaways from Attorney General Jeff Sessions' testimony

But Sessions' testimony did little to clear up suspicion about potential collusion between U.S. president Donald Trump's campaign staff and Russian of...


Lankan captain Suspended after defeats Vs South Africa

Amla scored a measured 103 off 115 deliveries and shared a 145-run stand with Faf du Plessis (75) for the second wicket as South Africa recovered from a ve...


Warriors say no decision has been made on White House visit

The Golden State Warriors still have champagne dripping from their jerseys after soundly beating the Cleveland Cavaliers in five games in the 2017 NBA Fin...


And Now, 29 Teams Will Start Chasing The Champion Warriors

The Cavaliers, led by stars LeBron James' 41 points and Kyrie Irving's 26, repeatedly battled back and pulled Cleveland within striking distance of Golden S...


Sessions heatedly denies improper Russia contacts

Attorney General Jeff Sessions rejected James Comey's claim that he "did not reply" when the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director expressed con...


Aaron Ramsey scores Panenka in same stadium it was first made famous

Aaron Ramsey scored a Panenka penalty against Serbia in the same stadium where the technique was first made famous. Serbia top the group with 11 points...


Red Sox turn to Price in Yankees series finale

New York Yankees' Chris Carter hits a three-run home run during the fourth inning of the team's baseball game against the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday, Jun...


U.S. breaks with G7 on climate, development banks - statement

Ford affirmed its position that " climate change is real", saying it remains "deeply committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions in our vehicles and our fac...


Jeff Sessions had concerns about fired Federal Bureau of Investigation boss James Comey

Sessions is enmeshed in multiple lines of ongoing inquiry: He had meetings with Russian officials that later forced him to recuse himself from the Justice Dep...


Banks penalty gives Highlanders win over Lions

The Lions were hoping to make a statement early on and they played like it, running from side to side and trying to stretch the home side. It was the Highl...


Murray stays grounded after best day on clay

The final round in the French Open will be held June 10. Murray knocked further stuffing out of Del Potro in the second set before picking him clean with so...


Dennis Rodman returns to North Korea hoping 'to open the door'

Rodman's trip caused a media frenzy because of heightened tensions between North Korea and the United States, but it also raised speculation that he might be ...


Blue Jays draft first baseman Kacy Clemens, son of former pitcher Roger

The progress he made from starting at third base his freshman season to now where he is an all-around player and has really improved his game. Procopio repres...


Ten-man France down England in lively friendly

France ended up winning the friendly match 3-2, leading Kane and Gareth Southgate to lament England's failings. "Really, he didn't start because he h...


Flawless 10: Nadal routs Wawrinka for record 10th French Open

Swiss third seed Wawrinka was trying to win his second Roland Garros title in three years but was blown away by Nadal 6-2, 6-3, 6-1. He lost only 35 games i...


The Pittsburgh Penguins Capture Second Straight Stanley Cup

We had a lot of injuries. In the end, when Kris Letang needed season-ending neck surgery in April, those pick-ups helped keep a defense corps missing its best...


MLB Draft Round 1: Open Thread

High school pitcher/shortstop Hunter Greene received recognition from current big leaguers, as well as TV and radio host Larry King, after the Cincinnati R...


WNBA's Breanna Stewart, Bria Hartley open to 3-on-3 in Olympics

IOC president Thomas Bach said: "The fascinating new events that we approved today, together with the five new sports that were added to the Tokyo 2020 progra...


Harry Kane: 'I want to be England captain full time'

But new captain Harry Kane rescued a point by volleying in a 93rd-minute equaliser in Saturday's 2018 World Cup qualifier . "Whatever anybody thinks about ...